Minority Cannabis Business Association Calls on Biden Administration to Truly Decriminalize Cannabis by Descheduling

Kaliko Castille Announcements, Press Releases

  Minority Cannabis Business Association Calls on Biden Administration to Truly Decriminalize Cannabis by Descheduling Group says re-scheduling is simply a rebranding of prohibition, not the end of it. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 8/30/23 Contact: Kaliko Castille, Board President kaliko@minoritycannabis.org   WASHINGTON, D.C. –  In response to reporting today that Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) is recommending that …

MCBA Submits Comments for Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act

Kaliko Castille Press Releases

For Immediate Release: September 2, 2021   CONTACT: Amber Littlejohn, Executive Director – amber@minoritycannabis.org  Kaliko Castille, President – kaliko@minoritycannabis.org   MCBA Submits Comments to Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act   Comments lay out proposals for making sure that federal legalization prioritizes equitable justice, equitable communities, equitable access and equitable industry    Washington, D.C. – Minority Cannabis Business Association (MCBA) submitted …

Small Business Education Series Kicks off June 9th

Kaliko Castille Announcements

Getting into the cannabis industry is full of all kinds of hurdles and false starts.   Lack of access to capital leaves many entrepreneurs in a position of needing to take private investment in order to build their businesses.   This makes the need to choose the right partner or investor one of the first critical decisions that a cannabis …

Announcing Partnership With Cannabis Conference and Hemp Grower’s Conference

Kaliko Castille Announcements, Press Releases

Minority Cannabis Business Association Partners With Cannabis Conference and Hemp Grower Conference To Announce Inaugural ‘Diversity Scholarship’   From Cannabis Conference and Hemp Grower Conference’s Press Release:   MAY 5, 2021 – LAS VEGAS – Cannabis Conference (produced by Cannabis Business Times, Cannabis Dispensary and Hemp Grower media brands) and Hemp Grower Conference (produced by Hemp Grower) announce today a …

Event: MCBA’s Federal Equity Policy Forum on May 26th

Kaliko Castille Announcements

On May 26th, 2021 join the Minority Cannabis Business Association for a 3-panel Federal Equity Policy Forum with minority business owners, activists, advocates, and community leaders as we discuss emerging policy issues and new approaches to equitable federal cannabis reform.   The panels topics include current minority cannabis businesses’ federal policy priorities, the intersection of industry and criminal justice reform, …

Minority Cannabis Business Association Elects New Members To Board of Directors, Including New President and Vice President

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  For Immediate Release: May 11, 2021 CONTACT: Amber Littlejohn, Executive Director – amber@minoritycannabis.org  Kaliko Castille, President – kaliko@minoritycannabis.org   MINORITY CANNABIS BUSINESS ASSOCIATION ELECTS NEW MEMBERS TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS, INCLUDING NEW PRESIDENT AND VICE PRESIDENT WASHINGTON D.C. — Last month members of the Board of Directors for Minority Cannabis Business Association (MCBA), the largest trade association dedicated to …